Thu Sep 11 14:21:00 GMT 2003
Lapo Luchini wrote:
> Charles Wilson wrote:
>> GPL. not LGPL.
> I insist... (or is it the wrong URL? but it surely "seems official)
> $ wget -O - -o /dev/null "http://www.swox.com/gmp/" | grep GPL
> <a href="http://www.gnu.org/copyleft/lesser.html">GNU LGPL</a>. This
I'm sorry; you are correct. I saw the COPYING file, and read it -- it
is the GPL. I completely missed the COPYING.LIB file (LGPL) and the
fact that all of the libraries refer to COPYING.LIB, not COPYING.
Only the demo applications are GPL. Sorry for the noise.
> which is part of the 6th paragraph:
> GMP is distributed under the GNU LGPL
> <http://www.gnu.org/copyleft/lesser.html>. This license makes the
> library free to use, share, and improve, and allows you to pass on the
> result. The license gives freedoms, but also sets firm restrictions on
> the use with non-free programs.
>> I don't know if the C++ library will be all that simple to build
>> dynamically. You might choose to pass on that one; which is why I asked.
> I'll try... after I solve the problem with "as" saying that an assertion
> falied ^_^
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